Essays Tagged: "extremist"

Shay's Rebellion and the Modern Militia

ernment citizens of the Whiskey and Shay's Rebellion parallel with the recent politically far-right extremist militias. All three assembled the poor yet supporting back-bone of the United States; fear ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

History of Arafat and the PLO. Argues that Arafat doesn't represent the best interests of the Palestinian people.

in an effort to unite the various Palestinian groups and to offer an alternative to Yasser Arafat's extremist Al Fatah organization that formed in the 1950s. This establishment would also allow for Na ...

(12 pages) 177 0 4.2 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Martin Luther King, Jr. Malcolm X. Patrick Henry. Which one of these people did the best job persuading people to bring on a cultural/colonial revolution

ctions the speaker uses to get his or her point across.Malcolm X was highly persuasive, but also an extremist. He not only wanted the whites to give blacks equal rights, but also wanted to get back at ...

(2 pages) 48 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

James Baldwin and Malcolm X.

Some of these activists are independent soft spoken conservatives while others are wild ill-willed extremist trying to press for there cause no matter what harm. The late James Baldwin and Malcolm X ...

(4 pages) 81 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Out line of facist government and a famous leader, Out line of communism system of government and a famous leader.

ld War1 and returned to find his country in political and economic chaos, and in response formed an extremist political party. This soon led to a program of militarisation. The Italians ignored any "r ...

(4 pages) 75 1 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Religious Tolerance After September 11th.

eligious tolerance, particularly the conflict between Muslims and Christians, or more specifically, extremist Muslims and uninformed Christians. Unfortunately, terrorist actions taken by extremist Mus ... d about that religion to distinguish from the true intentions of the religion and the intentions of extremists not supported by the majority of the other followers. In his article concerning the moder ...

(6 pages) 152 2 2.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Autobiography of Malcom X.

ved to be the voice of all blacks behind closed doors. Malcolm X was by all reasonable standards an extremist. Yet his unyielding desire for equality drove him to the top of the civil rights scene and ...

(4 pages) 136 1 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Does falsification provide an answer to the problems of induction?

opper.Additionally, I have added the thoughts of Kuhn, a historian of science and of Feyerabend, an extremist philosopher who both provide their own opinions to the nature of science.Finally, I offer ...

(7 pages) 157 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

James Bladwin and Notes of A Native Son

Some of these activists are independent soft-spoken conservatives while others are wild ill-willed extremist trying to press for their cause no matter what harm. James Baldwin served the entire human ...

(3 pages) 95 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Patriotic America This is a research paper about the history, changes, and effects of partiotism in America.

ry suggest that a patriotic way of life becomes valuable only when the people do not put it into an extremist viewpoint.For as long as people have had the capacity to feel arrogance, people have fough ...

(7 pages) 144 1 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Probably the Only Canadian Student Essay Written about Barry Goldwater in the Past 30 Years.

BOOK REPORTBarry Goldwater: Extremist of the Right.Many might say that the 1960's were a decade of extremism, whether it was the ... em. One such critic was Fred J. Cook, a predominant New York journalist who wrote "Barry Goldwater: Extremist to the right" in 1964, the same year Barry Goldwater was up for the presidency of the Unit ... ch at the time was sometimes not necessarily the case.At the time of it's writing "Barry Goldwater: Extremist to the Right's" sole purpose was to discourage American's from voting for the potentially ...

(5 pages) 49 0 4.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

In what way would it be fair to describe Martin Luther as a revolutionary'?

t address the meaning of the word revolutionary.A revolutionary is defined in the dictionary as an; extremist; insurgent; radical and drastic. It could be argued that Martin Luther was a revolutionary ...

(6 pages) 39 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Arab Muslims misconceptions of music

(prohibited).This disturbing phenomenon is very popular especially in Gulf countries. Why? Because extremist Muslims are afraid of the current modernization, such as western clothes and modern music, ... r Arab or western) has a destructive effect on people which will lead to committing sins. So, these extremist Muslims are reinforcing strict laws that will bring people backwards.The prohibitions that ...

(1 pages) 548 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Racist America displayed in "Higher Learning" directed by John Singleton.

vious differences, the two, Black and White, attack each other, both verbally and physically. These extremist get as far as to killing an African American woman because she is black. The film conclude ... s a commentary of the racist world we see today. In this modern world, exist still racist, and even extremist. Although much progress was made in the 50's and 60's, with events such as the Brown v. Bo ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.2 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Country of Algeria.

ene and postpone the second round of elections to prevent what the secular elite feared would be an extremist-led government from assuming power. The army began a crack down on the FIS that spurred FI ... which resulted in over 100,000 deaths. Many attributed to indiscriminate massacres of villagers by extremists. The government gained the upper hand by the late-1990s and FIS's armed wing, the Islamic ...

(7 pages) 47 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Malcom X

lass these past couple of weeks. And in both the movie and the film they portrayed Malcolm to be an extremist leader and a racist. He hated white and preached the use of force at any means necessary. ... not to feel something on way or another.I believe Malcolm X was one of the biggest and most obvious extremist leaders in America. He wanted his followers to be armed and use guns against any white thr ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Rise of Hitler gaining power

of post-war Germany, and the events that would follow were of perfect conditions for the rise of an extremist party such as the Nazis. World War One had left Germany in defeat. Germany was put under i ... A lot of the disasters which happened in the early stages of the republic was blamed on the SPD by extremist groups like the German Communist Party, or KPD and the Nazi party. The Nazi Party gained s ...

(12 pages) 46 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History


behind.How can you shape history?By not making the same mistakes that Nazis, Ku Klux Klan and other extremist made and created hatred for each other in people's heart.Does history shape you?Yes, histo ... t them to know that not to blame the whole community just because some of the members decided to be extremists.What is one thing that stood out for him (Matt Damon) taking this course?One thing that s ...

(2 pages) 26 1 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Are Islamic Ideals Slowing Modernization ?

any aspects of knowledge around the world. Furthermore, Muslim's who interpret the Qur'an in a very extremist fashion and seek to convert the entire world or kill those standing in their way bring a k ... fact that they don't agree with the western values out of their blind following of the teachings of extremist factions that make western values look barbaric and wrong. In Indonesia where there are so ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.3 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Driving The South To Secession -- John Brown's Contribution To Disunion

tes plenty of reasons to regard him, along with other abolitionists, as adversaries, because of his extremist view. That Brown claimed he had been commissioned by God to lead a slave revolt was a slap ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History